Craig Rowlands is the Senior Executive Information Management at Medibank. Craig’s role is to provide thought leadership, aligned with expertise in delivering pragmatic business focus information management solutions whilst leading improvements in the data landscape.
Whilst at Medibank, Craig has transitioned Medibank from a legacy data management team to a cloud-first data capability based on a DataOps methodology to provide Medibank with the right technology, process and people to achieve its long-term aspirational objectives.
He has an extensive background in data and analytics, commencing in the UK until he moved to Australia in 2011. Whilst in the UK Craig worked for blue-chip banking and finance industry leaders such as Barclays, First Direct, GE and Hbos. His first role in Australia was at ANZ Bank as Head of Decision Systems. Craig joined Medibank from Latitude Financial Services (formally GE) as Head of Data Management where he led a large team responsible for data strategy & design, governance and visualisation.